Max Karpel advises private investment fund managers on a wide range of corporate and securities matters, including the structuring and formation of new funds, management company structure, seed deals, side letters and employment and equity compensation arrangements. Max also represents hedge funds in connection with corporate and securities transactions. He also represents purchasers and sellers of hedge fund management companies. He also advises non-profit entities in connection with corporate law matters. Max also represents startup companies in connection with private offerings of debt and equity.
A significant part of Max's practice involves Israeli matters. He advises Israeli hedge fund managers in connection with U.S. activities. He also represents U.S. and international investors in Israeli high-tech ventures and Israeli clients raising capital and making investments in the United States and Europe.
Max was named a “New York Super Lawyer” in 2016 and 2015, and was recognized as a “Rising Star” in 2014 and 2013 by New York Super Lawyers.
New York University School of Law (J.D., 1999)
Staff Editor, New York University Journal of International Law and Politics
Yale University (B.A., 1996)
"Growing the Israeli Hedge Fund Industry," moderator, June 2013
"Hedge Funds and the Law," Yale Law School course, guest speaker, September 2011